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James Edward BUTLER

Regimental number128
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
Address56 Ireland Street, West Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs Maud Butler, 56 Ireland Street, West Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date20 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentAble Bodied Driver
Unit name1st Royal Australian Naval Bridging Train
AWM Embarkation Roll numberMIS34.12.1.RANBT1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board A39 Port Macquarie on 4 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal RollRoyal Australian Naval Bridging Train
FateReturned to Australia 9 September 1916
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death16 September 1941
Age at death64
Place of burialMaryborough Cemetery, Victoria

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